Tehran (IP) - Iranian Foreign Minister called on the international community to condemn state terrorism and to build a consensus against tensions and adventure in the West Asian region.

Iran PressIran news: "Terrorists assassinated another prominent Iranian scientist; these cowardly assassinations are a clear violation of international law, moral principles, and humanity, and this is the duty of the international community to stands up against such actions," Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif wrote on his Twitter account in Chinese on Saturday. 

"In order to maintain peace and stability in the region and the world, Iran is at the forefront of the fight against terrorism," Zarif added.

Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, head of the Research and Innovation Organization of the Iranian Ministry of Defense, was martyred in a terrorist operation on Friday.

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